Ritchie Nichol

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: professional basketball player who once broke the color barrier and became one of the first white players to ever play in the all-black basketball team the Harlem Globetrotters in the 1940's and 1950's, who was also inducted into the UBC Sports Hall of Fame in 1997.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: December 15, 1921

 

Died: December 26, 2008

 

Location: Delta, Vancouver, Canada